5 things to do in Montreal today: Tuesday, January 28

Jan 27 2020, 3:30 pm

As the last Tuesday of 2020’s first month kicks off, here are a few things happening around town today, January 28, to get you to tomorrow’s mid-week point.

Happening Gourmand

Nine gourmet restaurants in the Old Port are taking part in the 13th edition of Happening Gourmand, a food festival where foodies can knock back some delicious brunch and dinner meals for under $40.

Whether you’re into pizza, steak, eggs- benedict, or burgers, Happening Gourmand offers gourmet meals and a vibrant atmosphere for every food lover. Plus, the meals won’t set you back too much (we’re dreading the post-holiday credit card statements too).

Check out a full list of participating restaurants online.

When: From now until February 9
Time: Varying times per restaurant
Where: Nine participating Old Port locations
Price: $17 brunch, $25-$35 dinner

Imagine Van Gogh

Montreal has been coated with an exhibition of the works of Vincent Van Gogh, the Dutch post-impressionist painter who is among the most famous figures in the history of the art world.

The exhibition, Imagine Van Gogh, which opened last month, takes guests through the world of colours and emotions of Van Gogh’s works through gigantic murals and an immersive soundtrack.

When: Tuesday, January 28
Time: 10 am to 6 pm
Where: Arsenal Contemporary Art Contemporain
Price: $26 – $36, available online

The Office Trivia Night

All those hours spent watching The Office might finally pay off tonight as the Bar Tipsy Cow is hosting an all-Office trivia night.

Expect things to get pretty hard…

(That’s what she said).

When: Tuesday, January 28
Time: 8 pm – 10 pm
Where: Bar Tipsy Cow — 3575 Avenue du Parc
Price: $10

Honey Martin Trivia

Honey Martin is a cozy Irish Pub in NDG that hosts a phenomenal trivia night every Tuesday. There are six rounds of ten questions, and a winner is rewarded each round with either a round of drinks or a round of shots. A round for a round – solid deal.

The questions are all general knowledge, and you’ll absolutely love the trivia host. Buy him a shot and you just might get that European geography question right after all.

When: Tuesday, January 28
Time: 9 pm to 1:30 am
Where: 5916 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Price: Free

Scotiabank Cheapie Tuesday Movie Night

Scotiabank offers $7 general admission tickers every Tuesday at their downtown location.

This week’s a good one for movies, especially for under $10. Check out Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker, 1917, Frozen II, Jumanji: The Next Level, Bad Boys For Life, Cats, Knives Out, The Turning, and much more tonight.

They also have deals on snack combos. Can you honestly say no to that popcorn smell?

When: Tuesday, January 28
Time: Varies depending on selection
Where: 977 Rue Saint-Catherine Ouest
Price: General admission starts at $7